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Crushpad Bordeaux to open at Lynch Bages

Crushpad Bordeaux to open at Lynch Bages | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The Cazes family of Chateau Lynch Bages has taken a stake in Crushpad Bordeaux, an offshoot of the Californian custom wine operation.
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VIDEO : Step into America's top wine seller

VIDEO : Step into America's top wine seller | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Costco sells about a billion dollars worth of wine each year. Meet Annette Alvarez-Peters, Costco's Assistant General Merchandise Manager, she travels around the world tasting and researching the best wines for Costco customers.

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The danger of deconstructing wines

The danger of deconstructing wines | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
When a critic lists particular aromas and flavours in a wine, it’s a method of capturing the unique character unfolding in the glass.
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Not all that bubbles is champagne

Not all that bubbles is champagne | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Christian Huot, for years the wine steward at The Fifth Grill in Toronto, emailed me with a concern: “It’s time we stop using ‘champagne’ for every wine with bubbles in it.”

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The Aromas, Flavors of Wine

The Aromas, Flavors of Wine | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
When wine displays notes of coconut, grilled almonds, cloves, smoke, toast and sometimes bacon, novices to wine tasting can often be left puzzled. Columnist Will Lyons on where these unusual flavors come from.
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Do EU organic rules for wine leave glass half empty?

Do EU organic rules for wine leave glass half empty? | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Italian vintners who avoid chemicals are disappointed with the new EU rules for labelling wines organic, saying the long-awaited criteria are too "lax".
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California: Pinot noir in balance the ultimate goal

California: Pinot noir in balance the ultimate goal | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Listen to wine lovers talk about their favorite drink and you will soon hear the word “balance.” Some are so enthusiastic about balance, they might as well be discussing their favorite sports teams.
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Wine producers look to smaller markets

Wine producers look to smaller markets | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Wine producers are looking to smaller markets like Canada for strong growth potential and better pricing, according to most recent Rabobank Wine Quarterly report.

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Wine lists: small is beautiful

Wine lists: small is beautiful | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Wine lists are following menus in becoming more focused and concise, and that's a good thing...
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Want to be a better person? Try a glass of riesling, says one sommelier

Want to be a better person? Try a glass of riesling, says one sommelier | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Five years after daring New Yorkers to be wooed by the underrated wine, the Toronto-born restaurateur expects the galvanizing grape to take over the world...
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World Wine Trade Increases 11% on Chinese Demand, Ismea Says

World Wine Trade Increases 11% on Chinese Demand, Ismea Says | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
World wine trade rose 11 percent by value to a record last year as imports into China surged, Italian researcher Istituto di Servizi per il Mercato Agricolo e Alimentare said.
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Rioja star's rebel heart

Rioja star's rebel heart | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Telmo Rodriguez is a man at war with modern winemaking, writes Jeni Port.

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Spanish wine trader eyes Chinese market

Spanish wine trader eyes Chinese market | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Attracted by Chinese consumers' growing demand of wines, a top Spanish wine distributor plans to tap into the world's second-largest economy.
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Fascinating Merus Winery in California’s Napa Valley

Fascinating Merus Winery in California’s Napa Valley | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Located in the well-know Napa County boasting its exquisite wine industry, the Merus Winery constructs a different perspective on winery design.
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Robert Mondavi Winery announces summer concert series line-up

Robert Mondavi Winery announces summer concert series line-up | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Natasha Bedingfield is one of several acts scheduled to perform this summer at the Robert Mondavi Winery in Napa Valley.

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The Music Behind the Wine

The Music Behind the Wine | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Whether it's the polka beat of Mexican folk or the indie rock of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, tunes are also employed by winemakers in creating their latest vintages.
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Tastings: The Douro Valley -- gorgeous, and the wine is good, too

Tastings: The Douro Valley -- gorgeous, and the wine is good, too | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

The Douro Valley in northern Portugal is the most visually exciting wine region in the world. It is a spectacular gorge carved out by the Douro River that flows from Spain to the Atlantic Ocean a few miles south of Porto. UNESCO has named it a World Heritage Site.

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Antinori, Allegrini and other stars at Decanter's Great Summer Fine Wine Encounters

Antinori, Allegrini and other stars at Decanter's Great Summer Fine Wine Encounters | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Marchese Piero Antinori, Marilisa Allegrini, Jean-Charles Cazes and other international wine celebrities join Decanter for two Great Summer Fine Wine Encounters this May and June.
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Should women get their own wines?

Should women get their own wines? | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
With bottles emblazoned with slinky black cocktail dresses and sexy sling-back heels, their target market is clear.
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Interactive graphic: French wine map shows the best vintage, from 1978 to 2011

Interactive graphic: French wine map shows the best vintage, from 1978 to 2011 | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Mayfair-based Berry Bros and Rudd, wine merchant to the Queen, has rated the wine from different regions of France out of ten for each year for decades.
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Racing Among Grapes

Racing Among Grapes | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
At the Fueled by Fine Wine Half Marathon in Dundee Hills, Ore., a marathon’s distance from Portland and one of the state’s premier wine regions, viticulture and distance running collide to create an intimate celebration of athleticism and enological artistry.
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Is this ‘the most exciting white grape variety’?

Is this ‘the most exciting white grape variety’? | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
It’s one of wine’s great pleasures. A new grape enters your life and suddenly you’re smitten. Maybe it was there all the time, like the guy at the gym or woman who works in sales across the hall, finally beaming that winsome smile.
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Moscato is the new Cristal

Moscato is the new Cristal | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

A decade ago, hip-hop culture embraced Courvoisier, the luxury cognac. Then it was Cristal, the ultra-pricey Champagne in the clear glass bottle touted by Jay-Z. And now it’s the turn of moscato, a white wine with seductive floral aromas and a faint spritz that make a chilled glass just right for spring sipping.

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Bordeaux 2011: New releases but Lafite dominating early sales, say merchants

Bordeaux 2011: New releases but Lafite dominating early sales, say merchants | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
A handful of releases this week all show price drops, of up to a third less than last year, but still merchants are reporting a sluggish campaign with little interest in anything except Lafite.
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Sicilia « En Primeur » 2012 : A video with Salvo Foti about Etna wines

Sicilia « En Primeur » 2012 : A video with Salvo Foti about Etna wines | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Last week, Sicilia "En Primeur" 2012 was an excellent opportunity to taste the new 2011 vintage but also to visit sicilian wine estates.
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